Scottish MTB 'Off-Piste' Intro - Long Weekend in Tweed Valley, Scotland

£ 450

Tweed Valley, Peebles

Scottish MTB ‘Off-Piste’ Intro – Long Weekend in Tweed Valley, Scotland
Tweed Valley, Peebles
Max. group size: 14
Cancellation: Custom
£ 450

Activity Highlights:

Discover the thrill of Scottish ‘Off-Piste’ riding in the scenic Tweed Valley, known for its steep, natural, and technical trails. Embrace the alpine atmosphere as you venture on a memorable long weekend adventure filled with sociable riding, comfortable accommodation, and delectable vegetarian cuisine.

Key Details

  • Dates: April 12th – April 15th, 2024
  • Location: Tweed Valley, Scotland
  • Cost: £450.00 per person
  • Minimum Age: N/A, but under 16s must be accompanied by a parent/carer at all times

Itinerary

Friday:

Kick off your adventure by arriving in the Tweed Valley. Check-in begins at 4pm at the Trail House, our inviting accommodation boasting a cosy ‘ski chalet vibe’. Indulge in refreshing hot showers and treat yourself to tea/coffee & cake while mingling with fellow guests. Unwind before dinner with a relaxed atmosphere and perhaps a drink or two!

Saturday:

Dive into a day of adventure at Glentress! After a satisfying breakfast, we’ll set off directly from the Trail House to explore the renowned Glentress trails. Utilising the Adrenalin Uplift van, we’ll conquer the Spooky Wood climb, maximising our time on the thrilling off-piste trails. Morning sessions focus on honing your skills and confidence on the terrain, with coaching tips provided as needed. Return to our accommodation for a delicious lunch before tackling more exhilarating trails in the afternoon. End the day back at the Trail House with a well-deserved recovery shake, followed by tea and cake.

Sunday:

Conquer the legendary ‘Golfie’, renowned for its epic trails and breathtaking views. Embark on a challenging day of riding with approximately 1000m of ascent, punctuated by awe-inspiring descents. We’ll maintain a manageable pace for all riders, ensuring everyone can enjoy the thrill. Break for lunch and café stops to refuel before diving back into more off-piste adventures in the afternoon. Return to base for rest and relaxation, accompanied by hot drinks, cake, and protein shakes to aid recovery.

Monday:

Conclude your adventure with a morning ride at Yair Forest, a tranquil retreat offering stunning trails and diverse landscapes. Pedal to the picturesque viewpoint of the Three Brethren at 464m, soaking in the beauty of the surroundings. Enjoy exhilarating descents amidst red squirrels and mixed woodland, offering a unique contrast to Glentress and Caberston. Wrap up the long weekend with a delightful lunch at LoulouBelle’s Café in Innerleithen before bidding farewell to fellow riders and departing from the Trail House, reminiscing on an unforgettable experience filled with joy!

Location

The adventure takes place in the Tweed Valley, home to renowned mountain biking trails including Glentress and Yair Forest.

Accommodation

3 nights’ accommodation at The Trail House, Glentress in comfortable, twin (or super-king if you are coming with a partner) rooms. This accommodation is ideally suited to friends who are happy sharing a room or couples.

We can offer single-room supplements, but this will depend on availability and is limited to 2 x rooms in the house.

Prerequisites

There’s no specific minimum age, but participants under 16 must be accompanied by an adult. All riders must be physically fit and capable of managing off-piste terrain.

Why Choose Us

Led by Kath, a seasoned mountain biking enthusiast with extensive experience in education and coaching, our centre offers expert guidance and a passion for sharing the thrill of mountain biking.

Kath’s qualifications, including a Degree in Outdoor and Environmental Education and British Cycling L3 Leadership Award, ensure a safe and enjoyable experience for all participants. 

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What's Included:

  • Guided riding in the Tweed Valley
  • Day uplift at Glentress with Adrenalin Uplift
  • 3 nights' accommodation at the Trail House
  • All meals from Friday evening to Monday breakfast
  • £10 donation to the Tweed Valley Trail Association

What's Not Included:

  • Equipment such as bikes and helmets, though hire arrangements can be made with prior notice
  • Transport to and from the meeting point

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Frequently Asked Questions

The price for the 4-day ‘Off-Piste’ MTB adventure in Tweed Valley is £450 per person. 

The cost covers a comprehensive package featuring guided riding in Tweed Valley, a day uplift at Glentress with Adrenalin Uplift, 3 nights’ accommodation at the Trail House, and all meals from Friday evening to Monday breakfast. Additionally, £10 from each booking is donated to the Tweed Valley Trail Association.

Nestled in the stunning Scottish Borders, Tweed Valley is renowned among mountain biking enthusiasts for its steep, natural, and technical trails. Surrounded by lush greenery and stunning vistas, it offers an idyllic setting for a thrilling MTB adventure.

The adventure spans from April 12th to April 15th, 2024, offering 4 days of exhilarating riding experiences.

Each day is carefully planned, starting with arrival and check-in on Friday afternoon, followed by action-packed days of riding at Glentress, the ‘Golfie’, and Yair Forest, concluding with departure on Monday morning.

Yes, participants are responsible for bringing their own bikes and equipment. However, bike/e-bike and helmet hire can be arranged with prior notice for added convenience.

If you’d like to arrange this, please contact the Adventuro team via the online chat. They’ll be more than happy to help!

While there is no specific minimum age requirement, participants under 16 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian at all times.

The adventure is designed for riders of all levels, but a reasonable level of fitness and confidence in handling off-piste terrain is recommended.

This is a sample menu but will give a flavour of the style of food we will be offering:

  • Breakfast:
    • Homemade granola, overnight fruit oat and chia pots, fruit platter
    • Scrambled egg, mushrooms, spiced beans and hash brown
    • Toast, homemade jams and marmalade
      Cafetière speciality roastery blend coffee and teas

  • Lunch:
    • Homemade soup e.g., sweet potato, chilli and coconut with local bakery bread, regional cheeses and homemade chutney, crisps and crudités / picnic lunch depending on weather
    • Homemade flapjack
    • Teas, coffee, water / squash

  • Afternoon Tea:
    • Orange & Almond cake / Lemon & Raspberry Sponge with fresh cream / Apple & Olive Oil Cake with Maple Icing Teas
    • Coffee / Hot Chocolate

  • Pre-dinner nibbles and chat:
    • Croustades – whipped feta and olive/mushroom and thyme/roast tomato and basil

  • Evening meal:
    • Roast vegetables, ricotta and spinach lasagne verde served with baby baked potatoes and a big fresh, leafy, dressed salad with garlic sourdough croutons
    • Home-grown, spiced apple & blackcurrant layered pudding with Greek yogurt & toasted almonds
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    • Homemade pickles & chutneys with poppadom
    • Cauliflower pakora, Cavalo Nero (black kale) & onion bhaji, lentil and coconut korma, spicy tomatoes & aubergine Rogan josh, basmati rice & naan bread
    • Mango & Lime Cheesecake
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  • You can cancel until 48 hours before your booking for a full refund.
  • If you cancel after that, you’ll pay 50% up to 24 hours beforehand and the full amount after 24 hours.
  • Where applicable, deposit payments are non-refundable.

Moderate

  • You can cancel until 5 days before your booking for a full refund.
  • If you cancel after that, you’ll pay 50% up to 48 hours beforehand and the full amount after 48 hours.
  • Where applicable, deposit payments are non-refundable.

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  • To receive a full refund, you must cancel at least 14 days before their booking.
  • If you cancel between 7 and 14 days before your booking, you’ll pay 50% of the cost.
  • If you cancel less than 7 days before the booking starts, you’ll pay the full amount.
  • Where applicable, deposit payments are non-refundable.

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  • To receive a full refund, you must cancel at least 30 days before your booking.
  • If you cancel between 7 and 30 days before your booking, you’ll pay 50% of the cost.
  • If you cancel less than 7 days before the booking starts, you’ll pay the full amount.
  • You can also receive a full refund if you cancel within 48 hours of paying if the cancellation occurs at least 14 days before the booking starts.
  • Where applicable, deposit payments are non-refundable.

Custom Cancellation Policy

We will always endeavour to accommodate any changes you require to your activity. We cannot guarantee that we will be able to do so. Any cancellation by you must be received in writing.

If you cancel prior to 8 weeks of the commencement, you will forfeit a £10 administration fee per booking.

If you cancel your activity within 8 weeks of commencement, you will forfeit 25% of the total price.

If you cancel your activity within 4 weeks of commencement, you will forfeit 75% of the total price.

If you cancel your activity within 2 weeks of commencement, you will forfeit 100% of the total price.

  • Where applicable, deposit payments are non-refundable.

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